Death: 81-year-old man dies at hospital after Gloucester Co. crash – An incident at Route 17 and Fiddlers Green Road in Gloucester County claimed the life of an 81-year-old man on Monday morning. Virginia State Police were dispatched to the scene just after 10 a.m. to investigate the accident. According to state police, Joseph R. Jackson of Gloucester was driving northbound on Route 17 in his 2015 Mercedes Benz, while the victim, Robert William Plummer, also of Gloucester, was going southbound on Route 17.
According to wtkr.com, Plummer was attempting to make a left turn onto Main Street when he collided with Jackson’s Mercedes. Plummer’s Toyota was thrown off the road and into a ditch as a result of the collision.
Plummer was taken to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital with life-threatening injuries, but he succumbed to his injuries shortly after arriving. His relatives have been informed.